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Kaiser Permanente Dublin Farmers' Market
Twenty years ago, a chance meeting between a Kaiser Permanente physician and PCFMA’s Executive Director at a farmers market launched a new initiative: the first hospital-based farmers market. The goal...
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Dear Deb – June 2023Dear Deb: Why does farmers’ market produce cost more than grocery stores? – Stephanie K., Walnut CreekAnswer: Well, let me start by saying that this is a common misconception. Many...
WIC & Senior FMNP Matching
You can increase your buying power when you spend the vouchers at a participating farmers’ market! PCFMA was awarded a grant from the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) to match WIC...
EBT and Market Match being exchanged for rainbow chard at the market
The State of California is currently facing a projected budget deficit after several years of budget surpluses. The state cannot constitutionally have a deficit, so tough decisions need to be made to...